27 May 2011

Ohara-me procession

 Girl Portrait, Ohara-me procession
 Kyoto 2011

Ohara is a village North-East of Kyoto famous for its temples Ohara and Hosen-In as well as agriculture. The Ohara-me procession celebrates Ohara women elegant blue outfits since Muromachi era. It gathers women and girls from the village and its surroundings, starts in Jakko-in up to Ohara temple.

Woman portrait, Ohara-me procession
Kyoto 2011

1 comment:

  1. Brilliant photographs....Thank you for posting such marvelous scenes...